Roman Consul Stakes
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The Roman Consul Stakes is a Group 2 race run under Set Weights conditions for three year olds at Randwick conducted by the Australian Turf Club.
The Roman Consul Stakes is run over 1200m. It was first run in 1979 and was won by Meriville.
The Roman Consul Stakes is named after top class horse from the 1960s.
Only the 2001 running, which took place on the Kensington track at 1100m, was not run over 1200m.
Has predominantly been run at Randwick but the odd edition has been at Rosehill and Warwick Farm.
The Roman Consul Stakes began as a Listed race then went to Group 3 in 1984 and a Group 2 from 2005.
This race has become the Sydney lead up for the Coolmore Stud Stakes on Derby day.
In 2016, Russian Revolution defeated the Golden Rose winner and the Golden Slipper winner into the placings.
The 2007 race was not held due to the Equine Influenza break out.
The Roman Consul Stakes is worth $300,000 in 2019.
Notable winners of the Roman Consul Stakes include Sesar (2018), Russian Revolution (2016), Exosphere (2015), Brazen Beau (2014), Zoustar (2013), Foxwedge (2011), Buffering (2010), Fastnet Rock (2004), Exceed And Excel (2003), Snowland (2002), Encounter (1997), Our Maizcay (1995), Slight Chance (1992), Christmas Tree (1987) and Red Anchor (1984).
The 2018 Roman Consul Stakes was won by Sesar from Sandbar and Spin.
Previous Roman Consul Stakes Winners
| COSMIC FORCE (AUS) 3C |
DEEP FIELD (AUS) - LITTLE ZETA (AUS) COMMANDS (AUS)
|TIM CLARK||56.5||P & P SNOWDEN||7|
| SESAR (AUS) 3C |
SEBRING (AUS) - SARTHEMARE (AUS) STREET CRY (IRE)
|J R COLLETT||56.5||STEVEN O'DEA||7|
| VIRIDINE (AUS) 3C |
POET'S VOICE (GB) - PATINA (AUS) ANABAA (USA)
|B AVDULLA||56.5||JAMES CUMMINGS||2|
| RUSSIAN REVOLUTION (AUS) 3C |
SNITZEL (AUS) - BALLET D'AMOUR (USA) STRAVINSKY (USA)
|K MCEVOY||56.5||P & P SNOWDEN||6|
| EXOSPHERE (AUS) 3C |
LONHRO (AUS) - ALTITUDE (AUS) DANZERO (AUS)
|J B MCDONALD||56.5||JOHN O'SHEA||2|
| BRAZEN BEAU (AUS) 3C |
I AM INVINCIBLE (AUS) - SANSADEE (AUS) SNAADEE (USA)
|J MOREIRA||56.5||CHRIS WALLER||3|
| ZOUSTAR (AUS) 3C |
NORTHERN METEOR (AUS) - ZOUZOU (AUS) REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS)
|J CASSIDY||56.5||CHRIS WALLER||4|
| JOLIE BAY (AUS) 3F |
FASTNET ROCK (AUS) - LEGALLY BAY (AUS) SNIPPETS (AUS)
|J FORD||54.5||MICHAEL & WAYNE & JOHN HAWKES||6|
| FOXWEDGE (AUS) 3C |
FASTNET ROCK (AUS) - FOREST NATIVE (USA) FOREST WILDCAT (USA)
|N RAWILLER||56.5||JOHN O'SHEA||2|
| BUFFERING (AUS) 3G |
MOSSMAN (AUS) - ACTION ANNIE (AUS) ANABAA (USA)
|N RAWILLER||56.5||ROBERT HEATHCOTE||9|
| SHELLSCRAPE (AUS) 3C |
DANE SHADOW (AUS) - KISMA (AUS) SNIPPETS (AUS)
|B SHINN||56.5||CHRIS WALLER||7|
| MONTANA FLYER (AUS) 3F |
FLYING SPUR (AUS) - MONTANA DOWNS (AUS) BLUEBIRD (USA)
|P ROBL||54.5||MS G WATERHOUSE||3|
| REIGNING TO WIN (AUS) 3G |
KING OF KINGS (IRE) - SECRET LIAISONS (NZ) T. V. HEART THROB (USA)
|G BOSS||56.5||JOHN O'SHEA||2|
| DENMARKET (AUS) 3C |
LORD DANE (AUS) - BUSINESS BABE (AUS) BLETCHINGLY (AUS)
|S KATSIDIS||56.5||GERALD RYAN||4|
| FASTNET ROCK (AUS) 3C |
DANEHILL (USA) - PICCADILLY CIRCUS (AUS) ROYAL ACADEMY (USA)
|G BOSS||56.5||PAUL PERRY||4|
| EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) 3C |
DANEHILL (USA) - PATRONA (USA) LOMOND (USA)
|J BOWMAN||56.5||T R MARTIN||8|
| SNOWLAND (AUS) 3C |
SNIPPETS (AUS) - SNOWDRIFT (FR) POLISH PRECEDENT (USA)
|C MUNCE||56.5||MS G WATERHOUSE||5|
| STYLISH LASS (AUS) 3F |
BARATHEA (IRE) - PRINCESS MUZNA (GB) SHARDARI (IRE)
|L BEASLEY||52.5||MS G WATERHOUSE||3|
| KOOTOOMOOTOO (AUS) 3G |
DANEWIN (AUS) - CACHELLE (AUS) MARSCAY (AUS)
|B STEWART||55.0||JACK DENHAM||5|
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